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Week of January 27, 2019

Belonging to the lot of ‘the youngest authors who...
The Indo-Sri Lanka Artist Exchange program 2019...
The Roman Empire’s over ambitious expansion was...
.......He entered through the gates into Folly...
Victor Rathnayake’s second solo concert, “Sarasa...
Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region’s Cultural and...
ChoicesNowadays, thankfullyI can boast ofHaving...
HelidarawwaTranslator: Somapala ArandaraPublisher...
The future is uncertain: there are no facts about the future, and nobody  has a crystal ball. Things can happen that managers and organisations  cannot control. Pic: Courtesy humanengineers.com
Business success is finally measured by the...
The national carrier, SriLankan Airlines,...
The Sri Lankan textile and apparel industry employs nearly 350,000 workers directly and twice as many indirectly. File pic: Lake House Media Library
Clothing exports from Sri Lanka surpassed US$ 5...
The global tea promotional campaign aimed at...
After many decades of stagnation, Sri Lanka’s...
The headtable at the AGM of the Sri Lanka Apparel Exporters Assocition. Pic: Chaminda Niroshana
Government policy is supportive of the apparel...
This year, the daycare facility was extended to include primary school children.
Selyn, a fair-trade guaranteed handloom company,...
Shelley Thakral
Facebook’s efforts to tackle misinformation,...
Sri Lanka’s largest co-working office space, business incubator and accelerator designed for start-ups.
Hatch – Sri Lanka’s largest co-working office...
The exchange of the agreement.
Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA),...
India’s leading trade show on business, MICE and...
Prashantha Robertson
Deputy Chief Customer Officer, Sri Lanka Telecom...
The Board of Investment’s (BOI’s) Horana Export...
Visitors at the Sri Lanka pavilion
Fifty-four Sri Lankan companies participated in...
Over 50 percent of the maize cultivation during...
The Chartered Institute of Public Finance and...
The Wattura Resort and Spa in Waikkal
The Wattura Resort and Spa in Waikkal, designed...
The maritime transportation sector will explore...
Fitch Ratings has downgraded the National Long-...
Checking the ratings allocated by reputed rating agencies is another way of finding out the stability of a financial organisation.Pic: Lake House Media Library
In last week’s article, we figured out the...
The Fall Army Worm (FAW) has invaded maize...
Ceylinco Life’s Family Savari Ambassadors with senior management of the company and representatives of the Revenue Department of the Western Provincial Council at the grand draw.
The luck of the draw has brought good fortune to...
The hospital staff with the staff members of Pan Asia Bank
The North Western regional branch of Pan Asia...
Shiwantha Dias receives the award
Spa Ceylon, a luxury ayurveda chain, won the ‘...
One of oldest employees lighting the traditional oil lamp at DPMC Head Office, Hyde Park Corner
David Pieris Motor Company (Pvt) Limited (DPMC)...
Local and foreign visitors at the Fair. Pix: Saliya Rupasinghe
Northern entrepreneurs are confident that the...
The newest Macktiles Showroom opened on the Galle...
The Board of Investment (BOI) and the Coastal...
The head table at the economic summit    Pic: Chaminda Niroshana
* New entrants’ reluctance to exploit the...
Chrishan Mendis and Sandalal Edirisinghe
Just in Time Group (JIT) reached another...
The island’s IT industry is keeping its hopes...
Dr Sunethra Nugawela
The Academy for Administrative Professionals (AAP...
At the opening of the manufacturing plant
The opening of phase 1 of the state-of-the-art...
Guests at the launch.
The National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI),...
UA General Manager, Marketing and Distribution, Dharshana Amarasiynghe and President, IIESL, Susantha Perera exchange the agreement.
Union Assurance (UA) ventured into a strategic...
‘Luv SL’, Odel’s tribute brand that celebrates...
It is most disheartening to see the present...
Multiplexes are more than just blockbusters and...
Cenmetrix (Pvt) Ltd., a provider of vehicle...
Sri Lanka’s footwear and leather sector saves Rs...
Representatives of Fairfirst and the Postal Department at the launch at the Postal Headquarters in Colombo.
Fairfirst Insurance commenced operations with the...
Business Premises for SaleColombo 10,​facing Sri...
Arms & AmmunitionRepairing of any type of...
Estates for SaleThanamalwila Anukkangala Wewa...
Finance & Leasing Services - VehiclesLowest...
Business OpportunitiesBusiness Partners /​...
The Judiciary is perhaps the most important...
Anuradhapura: It may be a little brown...
The government stepped up its fight against...
Nalini was a 17-year-old Advanced Level student...
Ending months-long trade union actions, island-...
Panel of experts  Pix  by Vipula Amarasinghe
Corporal punishment is a subject of discussion in...
The JVP which moved an Adjournment motion in...
A ptient
Every year, World Leprosy Day is observed...
This question has been pricking my conscience...
Calls are mounting for controversial Bodu Bala...
The thick ice cap above the Antarctic continent...
From left Dr. P.N.D. Fernando, Dr. Amila Munasinghe and Prof. P.M.C. Thilakarathna in discussion
Updating the higher education system to meet the...
A debate whether the government should go ahead...
From the moment journalist Jamal Khashoggi was...
 Protesters on the march
When Wasantha Kumar, a father of three from...
Former defence secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa seen outside Colombo Permanent High Court at Bar.
Private security and STF personnel stationed in...
Every cliché you’ve heard about fashion is true....
The Old Boys Union of Sri Jayawardenepura College...
The Rotary District 3220 Sri Lanka and Maldives...
St. Lawrence’s Church, Wellawatte
When the treasures of the Church were demanded of...
Church of Our Lady of Purification, Nayakakanda.
The 157th annual feast of the Church of Our Lady...
Sri Lanka has many ancient places. Sigiriya is...
Stars - do you know what they are? I do not get...
  PussadevaPussadeva was born in the village...
I have many friends in class. Their names are...
Minister of Justice and Prison Reforms, Thalatha...
My school is Prince of Wales College. It is in...
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe opened the...
Kumarathunga Munidasa was born in the village of...
Zarina hands over the first copies of her books to Mrs. Jezima Ismail
Zarina Mohideen Hizbullah launched two of her...
Sri Lanka is an agricultural country and coconut...
The Education Ministry has increased the benefits...
There are six members in my family. My father,...
The Sri Lanka Economic Association (SLEA) held...
The 79th Colombo Scout Troop of Amal...
Environment is the surroundings around us. Nature...
Lanka Travel and Tours Ltd hosted their customers...
Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone by J.K....
The Bristol Institute of Business Management was...
Had we but world enough and time,This coyness,...
The latest book I read is Rohini by Martin...
The latest book I read is Rohini by Martin...
One of my favourite novels is Jungle Book by...
One evening when I was watching television,...
I have a beautiful pair of binoculars. I can see...
When I get up early in the morning I see flowers...
Around 72% of abuses against Lankan children are...
About our daughter,​she is eldest of the family,​...
About our son,​employed in a reputed state...
Following the two recent foreign tours of...
(Pic : Rukmal Gamage)
Journalists from across the country took part in...
The Committee probing clashes between...
The search and rescue swift water training...
The Speaker at the next parliamentary sitting...
As the roadside protest demanding the return of...
Kamala Kosoglu
Sri Lankan-American Rohini Kosoglu has been named...
Amal Jayasinghe
Senior journalist Amal Jayasinghe, who heads the...
It’s About Time will be held from February 1-10...
‘Only for foreigners’If this is not apartheid, I...
The 142nd Rifai Thareeq feast will be held today...
A cultural concert “Strings of Peace” to...
W.A. Anton Gamini Silva, 45, a resident of No. 85...
Six Naval intelligence officers have provided...
Bernard Rodrigo A versatile Telecom...
The Army will make a formal appeal to the...
BRIDGET LILIAN PERERA (nee ABEYWICKREMA) - Loving...
Duminda Dissanayake
All eyes were on Duminda Dissanayake during the...
The die is cast, at long last. After many months...
The British High Commission in Colombo confirmed...
The Seven Virgin hills
Not many places in Sri Lanka can be as enchanting...
Chairman of CG Corp Global Dr Binod Chaudhary (fourth from left) with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Hotel Investment and Networking Conference Sri Lanka. Joining the presentation party was Tourism Development, Wildlife and Christian Affairs Minister of Sri Lanka John Amaratunga (second from left) with Chaudhary’s hospitality partners in Sri Lanka, Chairman of Galle Face Hotel Group Sanjeev Gardiner, Chairman of CG Hospitality Lanka Tilka de Zoysa, HOTELiVATE Founder Chairman Manav Thadani and Chairm
Dr Binod Chaudhary, Nepal’s first billionaire as...
Colombo’s first ever wedding event, featuring over 19 venues at two properties and over 25 leading wedding partners.
Cinnamon City Weddings will be a wedding event...
Just when you thought that I was done writing...
The Hilton Colombo is introducing a new concept “...
The massive white imposing building of the GPO during colonial times
One of the most pleasant childhood memories for...
Czech Republic’s Petra Kvitova reacts after a point (AFP)
MELBOURNE AFP: Brave Petra Kvitova admitted...
BRISBANE AFP: Australian captain Tim Paine...
Kumara Dharmasena
International cricket umpire, Kumara Dharmasena...
The International Cricket Council announced its...
The British School in Colombo (BSC) made a flying...
The champion ccc school of crcket team consisting of linal subasinghe (capt), livin perera (v. Capt) sahan dabare, pravan williams, prakash gamaathige, tenushka nanayakkara, sharujan shanmuganathan, hirun kapurubandara, jassin rizvi, aiden weerasinghe, aniske gooneratne, vihas karunduwage, ravindu sigera, vidun weeraddana, kavishka tissakuttige and damien candaudaaarachchi with the trophy
CCC School of Cricket won the U-13 Inter Academy...
Kavishka Senadeera captured a match bag of ten...
Bimandi Bandara of Hillwood College, Kandy and...
Our astrologers have got busy again now that...
Pasindu Suriyabandara scored an unbeaten 202 runs...
 Rohan de Silva laying the foundation stone watched by president of UPBA Thilak Jayasiri Perera
Uva Province is to get a modern indoor badminton...
St. Joseph’s College and S. Thomas’ College drew...
Isipathana College seated from left: Sunjalee Perera (teacher in charge), Thewanjith Seneviratne (captain), Epa Premasiri (principal), Januda Minthaka (vice captain), DSP Kalubowila (senior deputy principal). Standing from left: Vidun Chansitu, Tharaka Ishan, Komuthu Rajapakse, Sanidhu Nugeeth, Vishan de Silva, Rukshan Peiris, Rishan Modarage. Absent: Louie Karunaratna (coach) Meth Nisala, Hansitha Jayawardena, Pasan Mathisha
Thurstan College seated from left: Athula...
Niroshan Dickwella plays a T20 shot in his Test innings (Photo by ISHARA S. KODIKARA / AFP)
Sri Lanka’s beleaguered cricketers under their...
United Arab Emirates’ midfielder Saif Rashid Ali Ibrahim (R) vies for the ball with Australia’s defender Mark Milligan during the 2019 AFC Asian Cup quarter-final football match between UAE and Australia at Hazaa bin Zayed Stadium in Al-Ain (AFP)
Asian Cup hosts UAE and Gulf rivals Qatar pulled...
Oshada Fernando of Chilaw Marians made twin...
An artist’s impression of how the Peterite Sports Complex will look like
St. Peter’s College will turn a new leaf in the...
CR full back Kevin Dixon is held by an Army defender    Pic: Saman Mendis
In conditions most suitable for fast open rugby...
Sri Lanka coach Mr. Chandika Hathurusinha must be...
Sandaruwan Chinthaka
Seventeen year old Sandaruwan Chinthaka of...
Prince of Wales College batsman Devaka Peiris cuts a ball during his half century in their match against St. Peter’s College Pic: Saman Mendis
Devaka Peiris, Tharindu Amarasinghe and Vinuja...
The first Sri Lankan volleyball player to perform...
Sameera Zoysa of Ragama CC scored an unbeaten 155...
Junior players from Sri Lanka and Australia in action
Former World Cup winning champion and Sri Lanka...
Kandy SC recorded the season’s highest tally when...
Chanaka Perera (left) and Taniya Balasuriya with their trophies
It happened to be an all Sri Lanka final at the...
WELLINGTON AFP: New Zealand and Fiji emerged as...
Vinura Dulsara skipper of Mahinda College and...
CH and FC defeated Police 38-25 after leading 14-...
With the South Asian Games scheduled to be held...
The Sri Lanka Motor Cycle Club (formerly Ceylon...
Sri Lanka fast bowler Lahiru Kumara has been...
Aanya Gunawansa (left) in a free fight with Amanullah
Mohamed Irshad Uvais received a probationary...
Praveen Cooray captured 5 for 23 as St. Sebastian...
The Kandy Schools’ Past Pupils’ Association (...
Leeds International School, Panadura under-13...
Sri Lanka A beat Ireland A in a one-sided match...
India’s Yuzvendra Chahal (L) takes off with New Zealand’s Trent Boult’s bat after India’s win during the second one-day international (ODI) cricket match in Tauranga yesterday (AFP)
MOUNT MAUNGANUI AFP: A substantial century...
The 23rd Annual Eliyakanda Hill Climb organized...
 Jason Holder celebrates reaching his double century
Jason Holder hammered an unbeaten 202 as the West...
Japan’s Naomi Osaka with the Australian Open tennis title (AFP)
MELBOURNE AFP: Japan’s Naomi Osaka battled past...
Prince of Wales College advanced to the semi...
With the Academy Awards looming, the focus is...
Being multi-talented, entrepreneurial, guitarist...
Just recently, wewitnessed a song that captured...
Colin Kaepernick centre hasn’t played in the NLF since 2017
Maroon 5 have been confirmed as the 2019 Super...
The nominees for the 91st Academy Awards were...
Federico Garcia Lorca’s ‘The House Of Bernarda...
Young people are the asset of a nation. They are...
Jon Bon Jovi is the latest celebrity to help out...
Kevin Barnett appears at a panel discussion...
We now live in a world where gender is merely a...
Survivors of the Flight 1549
Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger is marking...
Here are some tips to boost your willpowerFace...
The spacecraft that have peered through the...
Continued from last weekIn some places marvels of...
The Project Ambassadors
At a time when many in our society have lost...
You have to be pretty fearless to expose your...
MAGNIFICENT  MONUMENT: ‘Sivrudagoba’ small, but beautiful lies on the bank of Kelani Ganga of Kithsirimevan Kelani Raja Maha Viharaya
After visiting Kelaniya Raja Maha Viharaya last...
The attic is a place or room just below the roof...
Alcohol consumption has been increasing across...

Week of January 27, 2019